Renaissance Music History Tour
From October 1-6, experience the culture of musicians!
On October 2, we will be touring Florence, Italy. In 1435 Guillaume Dufay was worked in the papal chapel, and a year later in 1436 Guillaume Dufay composed one of his most famous works Nuper rosarum flores.
On October 5, we will be touring Antwerp, Belgium. Orlando di Lasso lived in Antwerp from 1555 to 1556, and had his early works published there. Shortly after in 1556, Orlando joined the court of Albrecht V, Duke of Bavaria, becoming a very recognizable composer.
On October 6, we will be touring Deventer, Netherlands. Composer Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck was born in 1562 in Deventer. Although he only lived there from 1562 to 1564, he visited Deventer in 1595, 1616 for his work.